Monthly Archives: November 2008

Microsoft To Google, Get Off My Cloud

http://www.businessweek.com/technology/content/nov2008/tc20081121_382269.htm Interesting article from BusinessWeek discusses how Microsoft are pulling together huge, cutting-edge new data centres to support their cloud computing strategy. Advertisements

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Free Microsoft Chart Controls for Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5

Nice little free additional to my developer toolkit… thankyou Microsoft! http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=130F7986-BF49-4FE5-9CA8-910AE6EA442C&displaylang=en Microsoft acquired the chart control technology in June of last year from Dundas Software, a Toronto, Ontario-based provider of data visualization technologies. Redmond first employed it in its SQL … Continue reading

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Microsoft XBOX 360 NXE Update

I have just installed the new NXE Update for my XBOX 360 and, like a lot of people as it turns out, I now have no sound at all. I have my XBOX hooked up to an HD Monitor via … Continue reading

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Great PDC videos

If you weren’t able to make it to PDC this year, then there’s a great set of Sessions videos available at: https://sessions.microsoftpdc.com/public/timeline.aspx Definately worth a watch…

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Ray Ozzie introduces Windows Azure

Awesome, awesome, awesome… http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=CD9ZItlZ7Pg&feature=related

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Second Light is Awesome

Just awesome technology built on top of Microsoft Surface http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=fM8sH0A_Hzc

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Windows 7 Preview Videos

This looks pretty good… the OS Vista should have been… http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=bvoo31F98X0 http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=C_E31dNtvHE http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=SK_gPg9AxYA The reviews seem to be good so far…

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